There is something for every interest in and around Dubai Marina, whether you’re looking for the newest pubs and clubs or laid-back rooftop vibes with a cocktail.

Dubai Marina, which boasts the liveliest nightlife in the UAE, is home to a large number of bars, pubs, and nightclubs. This is the place to unwind with a few drinks and some delectable fare.

The top bars in Dubai Marina are listed in this article by Vigor Tourism.


Are you trying to find a continental beach bar that has a wonderful vibe and the ideal selection of food, drinks, and music? No need to search anymore!

Along with some of the best beers and stunning views of the beach, this bar in Dubai Marina is furnished with cozy beach chairs, loungers, and couches.

Barasti Bar is one of our favorite bars in Dubai Marina for beach sundowners; it looks like a great spot to have fun with a lovely view of the beach. Memories and laid-back views await guests at Barasti Beach, which features unique outdoor seating and live sports activity screening.

You can enhance your experience by pairing your drink(s) with notable cuisine like meat burgers, pizza, or chicken wings. 


Another vibrant rooftop bar in Pier 7 with a mystical atmosphere is called Cargo. Cargos décor features worn wood interiors, raw steel, concrete, and shipping crates, creating a stunning reimagining of 1960s Hong Kong. 

The menu is highly flexible, and you can even get a range of foods that are influenced by Asian street food here. Cargo is the perfect spot to get together, dine, and enjoy fantastic company in a laid-back atmosphere. It has a wide beverage selection and terrific music.

In addition, Cargo has some of Dubai’s greatest deals for ladies’ nights out.  You may always enjoy your drink outside while taking in the views of the lit Marina if the inside is different from your taste.


One of Dubai’s best rooftop bars, Atelier M is a part of the amazing Pier 7. Attracting the affluent Dubai Marina crowd, it features a superb live band and lovely rooftop views. The bar, which is renowned for its exquisite decorations, transports you to the era of Gatsby by spanning three levels decorated in the deco style. 

The menu that Master Chef Mohammad Islam and his staff have created has something for everyone. They also have fantastic Happy Hour prices and offer shisha. 

This gem in the center of Dubai provides A La Carte eating along with a huge selection of wines, beverages, and desserts. Additionally, you may take in live sporting events in the lounge and on the rooftop. It also includes meals like truffle risotto and oysters that are inspired by European and Mediterranean cuisine.

Buddha Bar

Buddha Bar is as glamorous as the name implies, featuring ultra-sophisticated Asian design. Buddha Bar is renowned for its chic decor, amazing Buddha installation that spans the entire bar, and heavenly ambiance.

One of the biggest Buddha Bars globally, this establishment spans two stories and features many seating options. You can anticipate tasting a range of Thai, Japanese, and Chinese cuisines. There is an endless supply of champagne and handcrafted artisan cocktails available as drinks.

 You’ll want more because the food and drinks here are also quite good! This is one location you should not miss for a night out, with personally designed drinks, large dance floors, and DJ nights.

Pure Sky Lounge

When you need some peace and quiet, Pure Sky Lounge is a sanctuary with its simple white and turquoise décor. Pure Sky Lounge is the rooftop bar to go to if you’re looking for the ideal location for those Instagram-worthy sunset photos. Perched on the 35th level, its two large terraces provide guests picturesque views of the Arabian Gulf and the Dubai Eye.

This bar/lounge offers an outstanding menu that includes international liquor and cocktails, some of the best Martinis, and fantastic happy hour specials. 

The outstanding menu at Pure Sky Lounge, which offers a wide variety of alternatives from pastries to bar nibbles, succulent mains to salads, and delicately gourmet options, is the only thing left to talk about.

Rex Bar Dubai

One of the newest and most opulent bars in Dubai Marina, REX Bar Dubai offers some of the most stunning views of the Dubai skyline. It provides breathtaking views of the JBR, the Arabian Sea, and the Dubai Marina.

The rooftop bar at Intercontinental Dubai Marina is the first flagship location for Peroni Nastro Azzurro and is the ideal spot to get away from the bustle of the marina. 

Premium Italian beverages, blended cocktails, mocktails, and small nibbles to go with your drinks are all available on this menu.

A trio of bruschetta, creamy burrata with truffle, peppery cured beef and sea salt, and handcrafted pickles are among the Italian-inspired dishes on the bar’s small menu.

The Scene

One of the more overlooked bars in the Dubai Marina region is The Scene at Pier 7, which has an atmosphere reminiscent of a classic British gastropub. 

Apart from providing tranquil views of the skyline and the Arabian Gulf, the bar also provides a variety of packages.

This bar, which also includes a restaurant and lounge, serves a variety of British and European dishes and serves a large selection of mocktails, cocktails, and other alcoholic beverages.

Keep an eye out for weekend brunch packages, ladies’ night deals, and the daily happy hour (from 12:00 to 8:00).

Where is The Scene located? Pier 7, Fourth Floor. Open Monday through Wednesday from noon to midnight and Thursday through Sunday from noon to one in the morning.

Nezesaussi Grill

Want to relax and watch some live sports at one of Dubai Marina’s top sports bars? In Dubai Marina, Nezesaussi Grill offers the best in casual dining. Here, you can watch live sports and games on the TV screens in addition to indulging in a range of drinks and informal meals.

This beloved sports bar in the area has a great atmosphere enhanced by jukeboxes and pool tables.  One of the Nezesaussi Grill’s specialties is its mouthwatering beers. Another standout feature are the sports-themed wall decorations.

Where is the Nezesassi Grill located? The address is Marina in Dubai. Open from 1:00 pm until 2:00 am every day.

McGettigans Irish Pub

Among the most well-liked establishments in the Dubai Marina region is McGettigans Irish Pub, which is well-known for its happy hour menus. 

McGettigans Irish Pub is the premier destination for anything Irish in Dubai, and it’s well-known for its live music, delicious Irish cuisine, and inviting Irish atmosphere. 

With a cozy atmosphere and live sports programming, this contemporary bar provides some of the warmest service and friendliness around.

Aside from delectable Irish snacks and meals, expect to find some of the most unusual alcohols and cocktails, as well as large meal quantities that will definitely give you value for your money.

The Shoreditch DXB, Buddha Bar, Ginter, Pure Sky Lounge, Cargo at Pier 7, Nezesaussi Grill, Rex Bar Dubai, Shades, Jetty Lounge, Infinity Bar, Oeno Bar, and numerous other places.

The Marina is well worth a visit on any trip to the Emirate, offering plenty of possibilities for both more traditional holiday activities, such mall visits, and more adventurous expeditions (think zip lining or yacht cruising).

Alcohol is only served to adults in Dubai who are at least 21 years old. Because of this, entry to pubs and clubs is carefully regulated; as such, you should always carry identification.